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Create a Payment Intent with Stripe API

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Getting Started

Create a workflow to Create a Payment Intent with the Stripe API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the Create a Payment Intent action
    1. Connect your Stripe account
    2. Configure Amount
    3. Select a Country
    4. Select a Currency
    5. Optional- Select one or more Payment Method Types
    6. Optional- Configure Statement Descriptor
    7. Optional- Configure Metadata
    8. Optional- Configure Advanced Options
  2. Select a trigger to run your workflow on HTTP requests, schedules or app events
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger

Details

This is a pre-built, open source component from Pipedream's GitHub repo. The component is developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Create a Payment Intent on Stripe
Description:Create a [payment intent](https://stripe.com/docs/payments/payment-intents). [Seethe docs](https://stripe.com/docs/api/payment_intents/create) for more information
Version:0.0.2
Key:stripe-create-payment-intent

Code

const pick = require("lodash.pick");
const stripe = require("../../stripe.app.js");

module.exports = {
  key: "stripe-create-payment-intent",
  name: "Create a Payment Intent",
  type: "action",
  version: "0.0.2",
  description: "Create a [payment intent](https://stripe.com/docs/payments/payment-intents). [See" +
    "the docs](https://stripe.com/docs/api/payment_intents/create) for more information",
  props: {
    stripe,
    amount: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "amount",
      ],
      optional: false,
    },
    country: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "country",
      ],
      optional: false,
    },
    currency: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "currency",
        ({ country }) => ({
          country,
        }),
      ],
      optional: false,
    },
    payment_method_types: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "payment_method_types",
      ],
      default: [
        "card",
      ],
    },
    statement_descriptor: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "statement_descriptor",
      ],
    },
    metadata: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "metadata",
      ],
    },
    advanced: {
      propDefinition: [
        stripe,
        "advanced",
      ],
      description: "Specify less-common options that you require. See [Create a PaymentIntent]" +
        "(https://stripe.com/docs/api/payment_intents/create) for a list of supported options.",
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const params = pick(this, [
      "amount",
      "currency",
      "payment_method_types",
      "statement_descriptor",
      "metadata",
    ]);
    const advanced = this.advanced;

    // Don't fail if the statement descriptor was too long
    if (params.statement_descriptor) {
      params.statement_descriptor = String(params.statement_descriptor).slice(0, 21);
    }
    if (advanced?.statement_descriptor_suffix) {
      advanced.statement_descriptor_suffix = String(advanced.statement_descriptor_suffix)
        .slice(0, 21);
    }
    const resp = await this.stripe.sdk().paymentIntents.create({
      ...params,
      ...advanced,
    });
    $.export("$summary", `Successfully created a new payment intent for ${resp.amount} of the smallest currency unit of ${resp.currency}`);
    return resp;
  },
};

Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
StripestripeappThis component uses the Stripe app.
Amountamountinteger

Amount. Use the smallest currency unit (e.g., 100 cents to charge $1.00 or 100 to charge ¥100, a zero-decimal currency). The minimum amount is $0.50 US or equivalent in charge currency. The amount value supports up to eight digits (e.g., a value of 99999999 for a USD charge of $999,999.99).

CountrycountrystringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
CurrencycurrencystringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Payment Method Typespayment_method_typesstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu:acss_debitalipayau_becs_debitbancontactcardcard_presentepsgiropayidealinterac_presentp24sepa_debitsofort
Statement Descriptorstatement_descriptorstring

For non-card charges, you can use this value as the complete description that appears on your customers' statements. Must contain at least one letter, maximum 22 characters.

Metadatametadataobject

Associate other information that's meaningful to you with Stripe activity. Metadata will not be shown to customers or affect whether or not a payment is accepted.

Advanced Optionsadvancedobject

Specify less-common options that you require. See Create a PaymentIntent for a list of supported options.

Authentication

Stripe uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Stripe account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Stripe APIs in both code and no-code steps.

Create and retrieve API keys to connect your Stripe account from https://dashboard.stripe.com/apikeys.

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